THE Eurozone recession has resulted in an increase in thefts from farms in Spain.
BRAZIL has put its money where its mouth is on agriculture spending.
A MONSTER wildfire continues to flare out of control in the US, growing into the most destructive fire in the history of Colorado.
THOUSANDS of people have been evacuated from their homes in eastern Germany where the Elbe River has flooded.
A NEW Queensland trade office will be opened in Jakarta to rebuild relations after the fallout from the live cattle row.
UPDATE: MONSANTO, in the spotlight over unauthorised genetically modified wheat, says it has a new GM strain under development.
THE UK last week lifted its estimate for wheat imports this season above expectations.
THE European Union is about to become bigger. By 56,594 square kilometres, to be exact.
A LEADING expert on mad cow disease has raised the alarm on beef imports from Europe, urging Australia not to "lower its guard''.
A FIRE at a poultry processing plant in northeast China has killed at least 43 people.
SCIENTISTS have discovered how a handful of so called "superfoods" can help fight prostate cancer.
CLARK Kelly knows reclaiming golf fairways isn't par for the course, writes James Wagstaff.
AMERICAN farmers have welcomed Congress moves on a new US Farm Bill.